How to Increase Your Nashville Home's Humidity

November 23, 2015

Your home's humidity plays a crucial role in your family's comfiness. As the weather changes, humidity levels vary as well.  

Dry air during colder seasons in Nashville can make your throat and nose feel scratchy. It can also put you at a increased risk for colds and other ailments.

For the most comfort, your residence’s humidity levels should be between 35 and 50 percent.

Does your home’s air feel too dry in the winter or too wet when it’s hot? A whole-home humidifier from Donelson Air Service Experts can solve your problems. We can help you choose the right option for your household during a free home comfort assessment.

5 Benefits of Balanced Home Humidity

1. Makes Your Home More Comfortable and Saves Energy

Using a whole-home humidifier to increase moisture levels can help your home feel more comfortable at a cooler temperature. This can save you more on utility bills.

2. Contributes to a Healthy Environment

Correct humidity levels help alleviate dry skin sooner. It also moisturizes your sinuses and nasal passages, helping alleviate respiratory issues.

3. Preserves Your Flooring

Insufficient can damage wood furniture, hardwood flooring and paint in your home.

4. Decreases Static Electricity

Humidity that’s at the right level can limit the possibility of static electricity and shocks.


5. Helps Plants Thrive

Potted plants do better when humidity levels are even and may even last longer.

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Add Comfort with a Whole-Home Humidifier

Winter brings cold temperatures, awful illnesses, and dry air. But Donelson Air Service Experts has a solution that can help with all these problems—a whole-home humidifier!

Ask us about humidity control when you schedule your routine furnace service appointment. Reach us at 615-953-9885 or schedule an appointment with us online to discover our humidification products.